Library & Archives

People gathered around a staff member opening a sculptural book
Artist Book Demonstration in the Library & Research Center

The Betty Boyd Dettre Library and Research Center at the National Museum of Women in the Arts is a special collection of research material on women artists.

Open Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. and 1 p.m.–5 p.m. Closed on major holidays.  

To ask a reference question or schedule a research appointment, please contact the LRC. Research appointments are highly recommended; however, patrons who need research assistance are also welcome to come in when the library is open.

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National Museum of Women in the Arts